Perfectly Pet Friendly Accommodation in South Africa

Love going on holiday, but feel bad leaving Fido behind? Well, now you don’t have to.

You’re welcome. 


Hoopoe Haven Self Catering Cottages

Hoopoe Haven

Where: Chartwell, Gauteng

Hoopoe Haven is positioned on 2 acres of landscaped gardens in the countryside with horse trails and a beautiful view of the Magaliesburg Mountains. It is a place to relax and unwind in the peace and quiet of the countryside. One can watch the magnificent birdlife while you have a sundowner, a braai on the patio, or a cooling swim in the crystal clear pool, with a beautiful sunset in the background. If you decide to stay up late on a clear evening you may even be lucky enough to hear the roar of the lions from the lion park.

Thorner House

Thorner House

Where: Camperdown, KwaZulu-Natal

Thorner House is a situated on a sugarcane farm, halfway between Hillcrest and Pietermaritzburg. Beautifully decorated, Thorner House offers a wonderful retreat from the busy city life. The veranda overlooks a lovely bass dam, which guests are welcome to make use of for fishing, braais and picnics.


Mon-Ae Guesthouse

Mon Ae

Where: Klerksdorp, North West

Mon-Ae Guest House is full of character and is designed for comfort and a relaxing atmosphere. One of the rooms includes a peaceful private garden, where you can re-charge with a book under a lovely lemon tree. For each guest, Mon-Ae Guest House is “home” away from home with the luxury of being spoilt by the staff.


Bowtie Plett House


Where: Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape

Take evening strolls around the open but secure parklands in the complex or walk to the heart of Plettenburg Bay with its trendy shops and restaurants or to the world famous Lookout Beach. You can experience the delights of swimming in the spectacular Indian Ocean or the sailing on or fishing in the Keurbooms Lagoon. Often whales and dolphins are sighted from the beach as well as magnificent coastal bird life. Entertain on the balcony with spectacular views of the Tsitsikamma Mountains.


Sea Villa Glen Craig Hotel & Conference Centre

Sea Villa Glen Craig

Where: Pringle Bay, Western Cape

Sink into the comfortable beds fitted with crisp white percale linen, and drift off to sleep with the sounds of silence and nature all around you, the scent of wild fynbos and the ocean soothing you. Nestled at the foothills of the Koegelberg Mountain Range is the small coastal town of Pringle Bay where you will find Sea Villa Glen Craig. This magnificent area is entirely unspoilt and is a stunning and peaceful place to visit.


Moonriver Guesthouse


Where: Upington, Northern Cape

Enjoy a glass of Champagne while relaxing in an old Victorian bath or Jacuzzi. Witness one of the most breathtaking sunsets from the stretched out wooden deck. They have luxurious and stylish en-suite rooms on offer – all of which include spectacular river and garden views.


Badger’s Lodge

Badgers Lodge

Where: Knysna, Western Cape

Badger’s Lodge is a guesthouse in Knysna in the heart of South Africa’s famous Garden Route, 3,5 km out of Knysna’s enchanting town centre and the picturesque waterfront. They offer comfortable accommodation in African style rondavels, chalets and cottages set in a large tranquil garden. A veranda and a sundeck with views over the lush valley and forest are the ideal places to spot abundant bird life, whilst the sparkling pool invites you to relax and soak up the warm African sun.


Berghoff Chalets


Where: Porterville, Western Cape

Berghoff fynbos farm in the Olifants River Mountains above Porterville offers four fully equipped, self-catering chalets for breaks from city life. The chalets all have panoramic views over the mountains and are a short two hour drive from Cape Town. Guests are free to hike around the 390 hectare farm, either along the farm roads or through the indigenous fynbos to our waterfall.


Mein Heim Estate Guest Farm

Mein Heim

Where: Kimberley, Northern Cape

Mein Heim Estate is a beautiful farm only 15 minutes drive from Kimberley city centre. Get away from the city and experience the tranquility of nature. While staying here, guests can enjoy a self drive game drive or take a hike to Bushman about 1.5 km from the homestead, where some of the oldest Bushmen paintings of the area can be seen. Because they are an active Equestrian Centre, guests can walk through the stables and paddocks and say hello to their many ponies and horses.


Santa Fe Beach House

Santa Fe

Where: Big Bay, Western Cape

This luxury villa is equipped with all the modern day needs with a large entertainment and pool area allowing you to enjoy your holiday in style. The villa is a stone throw away from the famous kiteboarding beach in Blouberg and with the MyCiti Bus stop directly outside the complex makes traveling to Cape Town City Centre a breeze.

7 thoughts on “Perfectly Pet Friendly Accommodation in South Africa

  1. I am in need of pet friendly accommodation for two nights on the midlands meander for my wife, myself and our yorkie.The dates will be early in April.
    After this I will need two weeks somewhere quiet on either the north or south coast KZN . Have you any sugestions?
    Yours faithfully,
    Robert Wilson.

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